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Southlake – Orthopedic Surgeon Team


Michael Manderson MD

Michael Manderson, MD

  • Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Medical School: Texas Tech University, School of Medicine
  • Residency: Texas Tech University, Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Spine Fellowship

Dr. Manderson earned his degree in medicine and completed his residency at Texas Tech and has practiced orthopedics in Texas for the more than 13 years. He practices general orthopedics, with special emphasis on reconstructive spine surgery. He completed a neurosurgical spine fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Surgery of the spine includes an in-depth study of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of spinal cord and column diseases, disorders and injuries, including non-operative and operative management.

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Andrew Freese MD

Andrew Freese, MD

  • Undergraduate: University of Texas at Austin
  • Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • Residency: Indiana University, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship: University of Iowa, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Dr. Freese grew up in Rockwall, Texas. He received his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas in Austin. He then graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston with his MD. He travelled to Indianapolis where he completed residency training in Orthopedic Surgery at Indiana University. Afterwards, he spent an additional year completing a fellowship in Orthopedic Sports Medicine at the University of Iowa.

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